Gingival hypertrophy

Key Information

Appropriate Tests

Localised

 

Dental plaque (poor dental hygiene)

 

Generalised

 

Poor dental hygiene

 

Pregnancy

 

Acute leukaemia, especially

  • Acute myelomonocytic, monocytic

 

Drugs, especially

  • Phenytoin
  • Cyclosporine
  • Nifedipine
  • Diltiazem

 

Scurvy

 

Granulomatosis with polyangiitis

 

Mucolipidosis II (I cell disease)

See Lysosomal storage diseases